Nov. 8, 2013
American Realty Capital Properties, Inc.
(NASDAQ: ARCP) ("ARCP") and
Cole Real Estate Investments, Inc.
(NYSE: COLE) ("Cole") announced today that both companies' management teams will be attending
REITWorld®, NAREIT's Annual REIT Convention,
which will be held at the Marriott Marquis in
San Francisco, California
November 13-15, 2013
. ARCP and Cole will conduct joint meetings with investors and analysts while at the conference.
Nicholas S. Schorsch
, ARCP's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will be participating on a net lease panel
Thursday, November 14, 2013
10:00 AM PT
. The panel will be webcast live for participants who are unable to attend the conference. Webcast details can be found below and on ARCP's website at
Thursday, November 14, 2013
10:00A.M. Pacific Time
ARCP is a publicly traded
corporation listed on The NASDAQ Global Select Market that qualified as a real estate investment trust for U.S. federal income tax purposes for the taxable year ended
December 31, 2011
, focused on acquiring and owning single tenant freestanding commercial properties subject to net leases with high credit quality tenants. Additional information about ARCP can be found on its website at
. ARCP may disseminate important information regarding the company and its operations, including financial information, through social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
Cole is a publicly traded
corporation listed on the New York Stock Exchange, and is a market-leading net-lease REIT focused on the acquisition, active management, leasing and financing of its high-quality retail, office and industrial portfolio. Visit
to learn more about the company's comprehensive capabilities, best-in-class management platform, disciplined investment strategy, high-quality real estate portfolio and private capital management business
Additional Information about Merger Between ARCP and Cole and Where to Find It
This communication does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities or a solicitation of any vote or approval. In connection with the proposed merger between ARCP and Cole, ARCP and Cole have filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") on
November 5, 2013
, a preliminary registration statement on Form S-4 containing a joint proxy statement/prospectus and other documents with respect to ARCP's proposed acquisition of Cole. The preliminary joint proxy/prospectus will contain important information about the proposed transaction and related matters. INVESTORS ARE URGED TO READ THE JOINT PROXY STATEMENT/PROSPECTUS (INCLUDING ALL AMENDMENTS AND SUPPLEMENTS THERETO) AND OTHER RELEVANT DOCUMENTS FILED BY ARCP OR COLE WITH THE SEC CAREFULLY BECAUSE THEY CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT ARCP, COLE AND THE PROPOSED MERGER.
Investors and stockholders of ARCP and Cole may obtain free copies of the preliminary registration statement, the preliminary joint proxy statement/prospectus and other relevant documents filed by ARCP and Cole with the SEC (if and when they become available) through the website maintained by the SEC at
. Copies of the documents filed by ARCP with the SEC are also available free of charge on ARCP's website at
and copies of the documents filed by Cole with the SEC are available free of charge on Cole's website at